Relay Team Takes State, Sets Best Time in Nation

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Duncanville ISD – Congratulations to the Duncanville Girls Track athletes who competed in the State meet last weekend in Austin. The team finished 3rd overall and is nationally ranked.

The girls 4×200 relay team of Dy’Mond Wiley, Arius Williams, Tynecia Singletary, and Alexis Cokes took the State Championship and set the best time in the nation this at 1:35:05.

Dy’Mond Wiley, Payge Side, Tynecia Singletary, and Arius Williams brought home the silver medal after placing 2nd in the 4×400 relay.

Seniors Alexis Cokes and Payge Side finished 5th in the 100 and 200 meters.

“As a coach, State was a roller coaster ride with highs and lows,” said Head Coach Yvette Green. “But I’m blown away by the girls’ ability to fight back and overcome the adversity they faced as a team.”

“I am very proud of these amazing Panthers. Thank you, Duncanville for all of the support,” Green added.

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